Tips on fiddle and banjo from Terry Baucom
About Terry Baucom
Terry Baucom grew up in Monroe, North Carolina and picked up the banjo at the age of 10 and played locally in a band with his father, The Rocky River Boys. His first professional job was with Charlie Moore on fiddle. Terry was a founding member of Boone Creek with Ricky Skaggs and Jerry Douglas. He was also a founding member of Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver in 1979. He was with Quicksilver until 1985 and rejoined the band in 2003 (Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver are 6-time winners of the IBMA Vocal Group of the Year Award). Terry was a founding member of IIIrd Tyme Out in the early 90’s. He teamed up with Lou Reid to form Lou Reid, Terry Baucom & Carolina (1994 IBMA Emerging Artist of the Year). Currently Terry is free-lancing, working on various recording sessions and conducting banjo clinics. His instructional Banjo DVD is now available on the John Boy & Billy label.